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How long does it take a statin get out of your system my legs hurt?

I started simvastatin this summer. The last few weeks my legs and ankles began hurting now I have foot cramps that twist my feet and headaches. I'm going to stop and see if they go away. ...

Posted 28 Oct 2011 20 answers

Which drug is better - Simvastatin or Lipitor? Which does less damage to the body?

I was prescribed Lipitor by my physician. But I heard that Simvastatin (Zocor) has less of a negative effect on the body than Lipitor. Is it true?

Posted 13 Aug 2009 7 answers

Is there a "best time of day" to take Atorvastatin?

... I've read that - to some - it doesn't matter and to others, it's best to take it at bedtime... I'm about to start this medication and I'm trying to figure out this thing ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 1 answer

Side effects if you stop taking lipitor and you have been on it for 3years?

what will happen if you stop taking lipitor cold turkey

Posted 30 Dec 2011 3 answers

Can Lipitor cause Type II Diabetes?

Popular Statin Drug Lipitor causes Type II Diabetes in Women ◦digg ◦ ◦ 5775EmailShare Some women taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) for high cholesterol problems developed type II diabetes, an unexp ...

Posted 26 Jul 2013 1 answer

If I have aches and pains from taking several different statins will all statins affect me?

I have now taken 4 different statins, simvastatin, pravastatin, lovastatin and atorvastatin. They all caused me muscle and joint soreness, my hands ache so bad and I seem to have lost some strength ...

Posted 2 Jul 2013 5 answers

Can I drink alcohol while taking Atorvastatin ?

I am regular drinker and my doctor Recommend me today .i am afraid to take this medicine. My doctor knows my drinking habit but he recommended this drug

Posted 30 Apr 2016 1 answer

My latest simvastatin 10 mg refill is a small, yellow round pill with a 7 on it?

It looks EXACTLY like a low dose aspirin. Does anyone else have this problem?

Posted 5 May 2016 0 answers


Should a person with Type-2 Diabetes be taking all the following medicine at once?

Actors- 30mg Lotrel- 20/40mg Hrdrochlorothiazide- 25mg Zetia- 10mg Lipitor-80mg Januvia-100mg Invokona-300mg Metformin-1000mg

Posted 17 Mar 2016 1 answer

Atorvastatin - What can I do to stop weight loss?

Would feel better abt taking the Atorvastatin if I could counteract the weight loss.

Posted 3 Apr 2016 0 answers

How does Praluent work?

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